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President’s Scholar eager to begin her career and learn more about pediatric perfusion

When Sienna Cole first discovered Cardiovascular Perfusion (CVP), she decided to shadow a few Perfusionists in Hamilton to see if she might enjoy a career in the field. “I was mesmerized by the skills of the Perfusionist and surgical team, and the application of physiology, anatomy and interdisciplinary teamwork involved in open heart surgery and…

Michener valedictorian eager to begin her Respiratory Therapy career at UHN

Sousna Hanna moved to Canada from Egypt in 2011. At the time, her father was already living here. “I’m part of what is considered a minority religion in Egypt,” she says. “During that time with the Civil War and change in politics, there were a lot of attacks against members of that minority, so we…

A new Michener student award honours a true leader in Canadian health care

Working with students was one thing that Kevin Taylor loved the most in his accomplished health care career. As a respiratory therapist for 25 years, and eventually the President and CEO of the College of Respiratory Therapists of Ontario, Kevin knew how important it was to help students grow as professionals. Kevin passed away in…

Alumni Board Update – May 2022

Greetings Alumni, Spring is in the air! With it, we hope for new beginnings in line with this issue’s theme of good news and moving forward. Current alumni board member, Christine Nielsen, wrote the feature story about how we are moving ahead in these times and the alumni board’s personal reflections on the pandemic. As…

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